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Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps

  • Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Saturday August 8, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Educational

Location: Melbourne, FL
Price: Prices Vary
Brevard Zoo summer camps are the perfect place to spark a child's interest in conservation, wildlife, science and the outdoors.
Camps run June 3- August 7
Including:
Half- and full day camps; art camps; one, three-day camp; and several 5-day camps.
Early Bird discounts available now through April 10.
Zoo members receive $20 off full-day camps and $10 off half-day camps.
Non-members receive $10 off full-day and $5 off half-day camps.
For more information call 321-254-9453 ext. 219
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Zonta Chocolate Festival

  • Zonta Chocolate Festival

Date: Sunday March 1, 2015
Time: 12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: Eau Gallie Civic Center, Melbourne, FL
Price: $25.00/$35.00 includes chocolate martini
Participants tastes chocolate offerings from area restaurants, chocolatiers, bakers, candy makers and choose their favorite. Also, bid on over 35 raffle baskets and/or silent auction items.

Proceeds benefit the clubs efforts to fight violence against women including human trafficking.
http://www.zontaspacecoast.org

Kiteboarding Demo / Paddleboarding Demo

Endless Windz Kiteboarding
Date: Saturday February 28, 2015 through Sunday March 1, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Sports

Location: 3615 US 1 Grant-Valkaria
Price: Free
Endless Windz will be hosting a kiteboarding and paddleboarding demo day with Naish. Come out for a great day to meet local pro kiteboarders and to sign up for your lesson today.
https://www.endlesswindz.com

Grant Seafood Festival

  • Grant Seafood Festival

Date: Saturday February 28, 2015 through Sunday March 1, 2015.
Time: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Category: Festival

Location: 4580 First St., Grant, FL 32949
Price: Free and open to the public
What sets this seafood festival apart from others is that it runs through a 100% volunteer effort! All preparation , whether it be on the grounds or with the purchasing, cooking or serving of the various menu items is accomplished by volunteers of the community. We do not have any food vendors on site. All booths are run with volunteers: many booths are made up of family members, often times having several generations working along side one another. It is this complete volunteer effort that makes our festival unique. The total commitment of our community and all our volunteers makes the Grant Seafood Festival a time honored tradition unlike any other. We are proud of our community and our festival is a testament to that fact.
Now Accepting Credit Cards Now Accepting Debit and Credit Cards!

Free admission, free parking, over 100 crafters exhibiting, live continuous entertainment, along with a scrumptious menu of succulent seafood makes this a weekend no one wants to miss.

All proceeds from the Grant Seafood Festival are put back into the community of Grant. Our projects include a Scholarship Fund, the Grant Library, and the Grant Historical House. So come and enjoy some of the best seafood in Florida and help out the community of Grant at the same time! Please note our festival policy: NO OVER NIGHT PARKING, NO COOLERS, and NO PETS
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Car Show

Car Show

  • Car Show

Date: Sunday March 1, 2015
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: DSR Community Center-1089 S. Patrick Dr. Satellite Beach, Fl. 32937
Please Join the Satellite Beach Lions Club for the 3rd Annual CAR SHOW

DSR Community Center-1089 S. Patrick Dr. Satellite Beach, Fl. 32937
2 Miles South of Pineda Causeway or 3.4 Miles North of Eau Gallie Blvd
100% OF ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT LOCAL CHARITIES
OPEN TO ALL CARS AND TRUCKS -- COST TO ENTER VEHICLE -- $20 -- PRE-REGISTER BY MAIL OR DAY OF SHOW
Registration starts at 9am to 11:00am Judging at 1:00pm Award ceremony at 2:00pm
13 Trophy Categories -- 2 Winners in each -- Professional Pin Striping on Site
50/50 Raffle -- Door Prizes -- Music -- Food -- $100 Elimination Board -- And More
Paved Parking for Show Cars and the Public -- Air Conditioned Rest Rooms

For more information call Lance Smith 321-403-3971 or lalink84@aol.com

Party in the Park with The Doobie Brothers


Date: Sunday March 1, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Cocoa Riverfront Park
Price: $75 Reserved Seat or General Adm $45
Doors open at 2:00pm
Opening Act "Pidjin" at 3:00pm
Opening Act "Vintage" at 4:30pm
The Doobie Brothers take the stage at 6:30pm and play until 8:00pm
Proceeds to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Cocoa and the Rotary Foundation of Cocoa
https://www.CocoaPartyInThePark.com

The Honda Classic Presents United Technologies Patriots Outpost

  • The Honda Classic Presents United Technologies Patriots Outpost

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Sunday March 1, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Sports

Location: The Honda Classic Patriots Outpost
Price: Free
In honor of the men and women who have and are currently serving our great nation, The Honda Classic in partnership with United Technologies offers complimentary tickets for Active Duty, Reserve, Military Retirees, Non-Retired Veterans, and their REGISTERED Dependents, along with one discounted guest ticket per day for a guest, Thursday, February 26 through Sunday, March 1. Tickets provide access to the Patriots' Outpost hospitality pavilion overlooking the signature par-3, 17th hole where free lunch and snacks will be served daily.
http://www.thehondaclassic.com/

Cocoa Party In The Park

  • Cocoa Party In The Park

Date: Sunday March 1, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Concert / Live Music

Location: Riverfront Park 401 Riveredge Boulevard, Cocoa, FL 32922
Price: $45, $75, $150
Cocoa Rotary Club proudly presents Cocoa Party In The Park featuring the Doobie Brothers with local bands Pidjin and Vintage. This festival style concert is coming to Riverfront Park on March 1st. Gates open at 2pm. The Doobie Brothers take the stage at 6:30pm. Food and beverages will be available for purchase onsite. All proceeds benefit the Cocoa Boys & Girls Club and the Cocoa Rotary Foundation.
Cocoa Party In The Park

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

  • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Date: Saturday January 31, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts
Price: Free
The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts is pleased to announce Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art, an exhibition exploring the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century. Curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts and organized by International Arts and Artists, Modern Twist features a stunning selection of works from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. With rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States, this exhibition both engages and educates audiences about a vibrant cultural art form.

Modern Twist was curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. The exhibition was generously supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Nomura Foundation, Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and the Snider Family Fund.

The local presentation of this exhibition made possible in part by a grant from The Japan Foundation of New York.

Image: Uematsu Chikuyu, Sound of Wind, 1991. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.
http://textiles.fit.edu/current-exhibitions.php#.VLAo48mgv7s

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps

  • Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Saturday August 8, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Educational

Location: Melbourne, FL
Price: Prices Vary
Brevard Zoo summer camps are the perfect place to spark a child's interest in conservation, wildlife, science and the outdoors.
Camps run June 3- August 7
Including:
Half- and full day camps; art camps; one, three-day camp; and several 5-day camps.
Early Bird discounts available now through April 10.
Zoo members receive $20 off full-day camps and $10 off half-day camps.
Non-members receive $10 off full-day and $5 off half-day camps.
For more information call 321-254-9453 ext. 219
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Republican Liberty Caucus of Central East FL

Brevard Republican Executive Committee
Date: Event occurs the first Monday of every month.
Time: 6:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Memaws BBQ, 600 E. Eau Gallie Boulevard, Melbourne, FL
Chairman: Bob White

Social Hour @ 6:00
Meeting @7:00

Speaker: To Be Announced

Read Across America Day


Date: Monday March 2, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Barnes and Noble
Price: Free
Join us March 2, 2015 at 7:00pm for a special event celebrating Read Across America Day. Participate in story time and activities!
Read Across America Day

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

  • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Date: Saturday January 31, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts
Price: Free
The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts is pleased to announce Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art, an exhibition exploring the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century. Curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts and organized by International Arts and Artists, Modern Twist features a stunning selection of works from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. With rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States, this exhibition both engages and educates audiences about a vibrant cultural art form.

Modern Twist was curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. The exhibition was generously supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Nomura Foundation, Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and the Snider Family Fund.

The local presentation of this exhibition made possible in part by a grant from The Japan Foundation of New York.

Image: Uematsu Chikuyu, Sound of Wind, 1991. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.
http://textiles.fit.edu/current-exhibitions.php#.VLAo48mgv7s

Roller Derby


Date: Event occurs every other Monday.
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Sports

Location: Liberty Park Skating Rink
The Space Coast Rocket Jockeys is a co-ed competitive roller derby league created in September 2011, located in Melbourne, FL and active in Palm Bay & Brevard County.

We are currently recruiting men and women 18 or older.

Stay in shape and have fun at the same time!

any one can join age, shape, athletic skill, gender doesn't matter!

The teams in SCRJ are the The Space Coast Rocket Jockeys, and all-female team, The Space Coast Skunk Apes, an all-male team, and the Space Coast Endeavours, a Co-Ed team. SCRJs are currently recruiting men and women of all shapes and sizes from Melbourne, Palm Bay, Cocoa, Merritt Island, Cocoa Beach, Satellite Beach, Cape Canaveral, Viera, Indialantic, Rockledge and anywhere else in Brevard County. We will teach you all you need to know to play and can provide you with loaner gear, so come check us out.
Space Coast Rocket Jockeys

FREE Computer Classes

Computer Basics Class

  • FREE Computer Classes

Date: Event occurs every other Monday.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Educational

Location: West Melbourne Job Connection Center AND Rockledge Job Connection Center
Price: FREE
Offering FREE Computer Classes, Training, and Workshops at the West Melbourne Job Connection Center!

Courses are offered Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Classes Include:
 Computer Basics
 Introduction to Microsoft Word
 Introduction to Microsoft Excel
 Introduction to Social Media
 Smartphone/Tablet/Android Training
 POS/Cash Handling and Customer Service

REGISTRATION PROCESS
 Call the W. Melbourne Job Connection Center to register and sign up for a quick initial assessment.
 Once you complete your assessment our instructors will provide you with your options.
 Additional self-paced courses are also available; please consult with your instructor.
 Self-paced courses require basic computer skills with the ability to navigate the computer.

Phone: 321-953-8188
Email: mssc@goodwillcfl.org

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps

  • Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Saturday August 8, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Educational

Location: Melbourne, FL
Price: Prices Vary
Brevard Zoo summer camps are the perfect place to spark a child's interest in conservation, wildlife, science and the outdoors.
Camps run June 3- August 7
Including:
Half- and full day camps; art camps; one, three-day camp; and several 5-day camps.
Early Bird discounts available now through April 10.
Zoo members receive $20 off full-day camps and $10 off half-day camps.
Non-members receive $10 off full-day and $5 off half-day camps.
For more information call 321-254-9453 ext. 219
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Over the Hill FUN Festival


Date: Tuesday March 3, 2015 through Wednesday March 4, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Festival

Location: Melbourne Auditorium
Price: FREE
A Senior Expo with music & Dancing, Classic Cars, Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness, Door Prizes, Bingo & Bunco, Demonstrations, Delicious Food....
http://www.overthehillfunfestival.com

Edgewood Jr/Sr High TeenAge Republicans

Brevard Republican Executive Committee
Date: Event occurs every Tuesday of every month.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Educational

Location: Edgewood Jr/Sr High School
For more information contact:

Corey Noble - President

Phone: 321-458-7438

email: corey0625@gmail.com

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

  • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Date: Saturday January 31, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts
Price: Free
The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts is pleased to announce Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art, an exhibition exploring the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century. Curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts and organized by International Arts and Artists, Modern Twist features a stunning selection of works from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. With rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States, this exhibition both engages and educates audiences about a vibrant cultural art form.

Modern Twist was curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. The exhibition was generously supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Nomura Foundation, Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and the Snider Family Fund.

The local presentation of this exhibition made possible in part by a grant from The Japan Foundation of New York.

Image: Uematsu Chikuyu, Sound of Wind, 1991. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.
http://textiles.fit.edu/current-exhibitions.php#.VLAo48mgv7s

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps

  • Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Saturday August 8, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Educational

Location: Melbourne, FL
Price: Prices Vary
Brevard Zoo summer camps are the perfect place to spark a child's interest in conservation, wildlife, science and the outdoors.
Camps run June 3- August 7
Including:
Half- and full day camps; art camps; one, three-day camp; and several 5-day camps.
Early Bird discounts available now through April 10.
Zoo members receive $20 off full-day camps and $10 off half-day camps.
Non-members receive $10 off full-day and $5 off half-day camps.
For more information call 321-254-9453 ext. 219
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Brevard Walk of Fame - Children's Hero of the year 2015

Brevard Walk of Fame

  • Brevard Walk of Fame - Children's Hero of the year 2015

Date: Wednesday March 4, 2015
Time: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: Radisson Resort at the Port 8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral
Price: $100/individual
Eckerd announces the
2015 Children's Hero of the Year Finalists!

In addition to the evening's Honorees, unsung heroes or teams of heroes that have selflessly dedicated their TIME, TALENT, and TREASURE to the families and youths of Brevard County are recognized at the annual Brevard Walk of Fame.


This year the finalists in each category are:

TIME

Valerie Holmes,
Brevard Family Partnership
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Susan Hammerling,
Florida Dermatology Associates/The Haven Guild
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Team Grace


TALENT

Garden Sensorium Project Members at M.O.R.G.A.N.’s Place:
Bill Osmun, Surfside Pavers
Jordan Luhn, LifeStyle Homes
Tom Mueller, LifeStyle Homes
Brenda Marvin, BB&T Bank
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Canine Commandos
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BIMDA Doctors:
Dr. Subhash Rege
Dr. Mahesh Soni


TREASURE

Louise McLean,
Space Coast Association of Realtors:
“Brevard Children in Need”
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Eric Smith,
Indian River Networks
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Jim Tapp,
Field of Dreams


As previously announced,
The 2015 Brevard Walk of Fame™ honorees include:

Capt. Winston Scott
Former Astronaut
Senior VP External Relations/Economic Development, F.I.T.
Stockton Whitten
County Manager, Brevard County
Mahesh "Mike" Shah
President, Southeast Petro Distributors
and M&R High Point Holdings, Inc.
Dana Kilborne
President/CEO, Florida Bank of Commerce
Don Herndon
Owner/Operator, Classic Wood Flooring

SAVE THE DATE
Saturday, March 14, 2015
6 PM – 9 PM

With a celebrity ”VIP” mingle at 5:30 p.m.

Radisson Resort at the Port
8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

Guests will be treated to dinner, flowing champagne, live entertainment, and presentation of the 2015 Brevard Walk of Fame honorees! Last year’s event attracted over 300 of Brevard’s most affluent and influential individuals and dozens of corporate sponsors.

Admission: $100 per person (Sponsorships available)

Proceeds of this year's black-tie gala will benefit case-management to rapidly re-house Brevard children and their families experiencing homelessness, which helps them sustain their housing and life management skills. It additionally will support Eckerd's Brevard County programs that focus on anti-violence, as well as preventing: substance abuse, child abuse, and child neglect.
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The Farm Market at Rockledge Gardens


Date: Event occurs every Wednesday of every month.
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Category: Other

Location: The Farm at Rockledge Gardens
Get fresh, local, hydroponically grown veggies at the The Farm at Rockledge Gardens! In addition to just-picked veggies, the Farm also features fresh, locally-roasted coffee, eggs, meat and dairy from Funky Chicken Farms, fresh bread and pasta, jams and jellies, and olives and olive oil!
http://www.rockledgegardens.com/

Brevard Federated Republican Women

Brevard Republican Executive Committee
Date: Event occurs the first Wednesday of every month.
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Holiday Inn (I95-Wickham)
Price: $18.00
Monthly Luncheon Meeting
Wed., March 4, 2015
Program: Paws for Vets

We are accepting 2015 New and Renewal Memberships. Renewal is $25 and new is $30.
http://www.brevardfederatedrepublicanwomen.org

Over the Hill FUN Festival


Date: Tuesday March 3, 2015 through Wednesday March 4, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Festival

Location: Melbourne Auditorium
Price: FREE
A Senior Expo with music & Dancing, Classic Cars, Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellness, Door Prizes, Bingo & Bunco, Demonstrations, Delicious Food....
http://www.overthehillfunfestival.com

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

  • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Date: Saturday January 31, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts
Price: Free
The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts is pleased to announce Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art, an exhibition exploring the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century. Curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts and organized by International Arts and Artists, Modern Twist features a stunning selection of works from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. With rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States, this exhibition both engages and educates audiences about a vibrant cultural art form.

Modern Twist was curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. The exhibition was generously supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Nomura Foundation, Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and the Snider Family Fund.

The local presentation of this exhibition made possible in part by a grant from The Japan Foundation of New York.

Image: Uematsu Chikuyu, Sound of Wind, 1991. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.
http://textiles.fit.edu/current-exhibitions.php#.VLAo48mgv7s

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Brevard Zoo Summer Camps

  • Brevard Zoo Summer Camps- Where Education & Fun Collide!

Date: Thursday February 26, 2015 through Saturday August 8, 2015.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Educational

Location: Melbourne, FL
Price: Prices Vary
Brevard Zoo summer camps are the perfect place to spark a child's interest in conservation, wildlife, science and the outdoors.
Camps run June 3- August 7
Including:
Half- and full day camps; art camps; one, three-day camp; and several 5-day camps.
Early Bird discounts available now through April 10.
Zoo members receive $20 off full-day camps and $10 off half-day camps.
Non-members receive $10 off full-day and $5 off half-day camps.
For more information call 321-254-9453 ext. 219
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Cocoa Main Street- "Throwback Thursdays"

Cocoa Throwback Thursday

  • Cocoa Main Street- "Throwback Thursdays"

Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Other

Location: Cocoa Village
Price: Prices Vary
Cocoa Main Street announces the Launch of "Throwback Thursday" in Cocoa Village.
In effort to reinvigorate the local economy in Historic Cocoa Village, Cocoa Main Street has partnered with local merchants to launch "Throwback Thursdays", a unique shopping and dinning campaign which began February 12.
Normal business hours extended to 8:00PM every Thursday night.
For more information contact Ken Wilshire at 321-633-0806 or email at office@cocoamainstreet.com
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1 Year Anniversary Ladies Night

Ladies Night

  • 1 Year Anniversary Ladies Night
Glam House Blow Dry Bar & Beauty Lounge
Date: Thursday March 5, 2015
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Category: Open House

Location: Glam House Blowdry Bar & Beauty Lounge 1800 W Hibiscus blvd. suite 109
Price: FREE
We are Celebrating our 1st Birthday!
Come join us for Sweet Treats, blowouts & a fun photo booth!

We will be offering $25 blow dries and many more great deals!

Fun for all! For more information, call 321.802.5699

Brevard County Farmers Market

  • Brevard County Farmers Market

Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Category: Food Special

Location: Wickham Park Horse Stables
Price: Free
Brevard County Farmers Market is your ONLY source for locally grown food from local growers. Our weekly market brings veggies in season, pasture raised meats and eggs, fresh milled whole wheat breads, baked goods, plants, heirloom seeds, and a whole lot more!
http://www.brevardcountyfarmersmarket.com/index.html

Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

  • Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art

Date: Saturday January 31, 2015 through Saturday April 25, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts
Price: Free
The Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts is pleased to announce Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art, an exhibition exploring the innovative shape bamboo art has taken since the mid-twentieth century. Curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts and organized by International Arts and Artists, Modern Twist features a stunning selection of works from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture. With rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States, this exhibition both engages and educates audiences about a vibrant cultural art form.

Modern Twist was curated by Dr. Andreas Marks, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Collection of the Clark Center, and tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. The exhibition was generously supported by the E. Rhodes & Leona B. Carpenter Foundation, Nomura Foundation, Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and the Snider Family Fund.

The local presentation of this exhibition made possible in part by a grant from The Japan Foundation of New York.

Image: Uematsu Chikuyu, Sound of Wind, 1991. Bamboo (madake), rattan, lacquer. Photo © Susan Einstein.
http://textiles.fit.edu/current-exhibitions.php#.VLAo48mgv7s

Linda Z Artist's Bottle & Brush Adult Painting Class

  • Linda Z Artist's Bottle & Brush Adult Painting Class
Seaside Garden Studio & Gallery
Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 12 Stone St. Suite 7 Cocoa Village
Price: $35 per person, per class
Linda Z Artist’s Bottle & Brush Adult Class.
Classes are held every Thursday from 6:30pm – 8:30pm.
Check Gallery Page of Website for Cancellations!

Please bring your own favorite Wine or Beer. I provide instruction for painting a pre-drawn 16 x 20 canvas with acrylic paint and your brushes.

Allow time to dry, then take home and hang or give as a gift.

Classes are $35. a class, a person. Paint does not wash out so please dress accordingly.

Party’s available with one week prior notice. Please register by calling/texting 443.370.5797 or email: lindazartist@gmail.com

Check website for posted cancellations & email to pre-register lindazartist@gmail.com

Parties of 10 or more must give 1-2 week notice & outside venues are available. Visit my website for more info.

Other days and times available upon request. Great for Family Parties, Private Parties, Business/Office Parties, Bachelorette & Bridal Parties. See Kids Workshop's for Kid's Parties
http://seasidegardenstudio.com/gallery/